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Find a perfect tropical retreat at Cancun, Mexico

Cancun is the major gateway to a region rich in the history of the ancient Mayan civilization. It is framed by well-known archaeological sites and white sand beaches, making it an impressive vacation destination. The natural beauty, warm climate and local hospitality provide the ultimate vacation retreat.

Things to do

Cancun beaches

Cancun beaches are divided among north and east locations. The northern beaches surround the water of Mujeres Bay. One of the best choices for families is the Playa Caracol. The water is shallow, and the location is flat. The east side borders the Caribbean Sea and offers windier conditions with big waves. Diving and snorkeling are great ways to experience the northern beaches' beautiful coral reefs. Other water activities include waterskiing and sail boating. It's also common for visitors to enjoy an adventure in the Nichupte Lagoon.

Cancun historical sites

”El Rey” is an archaeological site nestled among the resort areas. Here, you will get an inside look at the ancient Mayan civilization. The ruins represent Mexican history at its most authentic.

Cancun family activities

One of Cancun's most popular family attractions is the interactive aquarium. You will enjoy an open-air facility where it's possible to touch stingrays, conches and sea turtles. Submarine tours are ideal for observing underwater creatures without getting wet. Since the Caribbean water is extremely clear, you can view a variety of tropical fish and other deep-sea wonders. Golf enthusiasts will be delighted to play a round at a first-class course. Some top names in the sport have created challenging courses set against the gorgeous tropical backdrop.

Cancun shopping

Cancun is filled with multiple shopping opportunities. There are designer stores with famous brand names, flea markets and various souvenir shops featuring handcrafted items. Since shopping is duty-free, you will be able to take advantage of some great deals on jewelry as well. La Isla Shopping Village is filled with trendy shops on the banks of the Nichupte Lagoon. The overall theme is a Venetian paradise. Market 28 is a large flea market in the downtown area. It is the perfect place to find souvenirs and handcrafted wares.

Cancun dining

Restaurants at Avenidas Tulan are popular and lively. Fine dining is better on Avenida Bonampak. Budget travelers will enjoy the tacos at El Centro's Avenida Yaxchilan. For fresh seafood, Market 28 offers a wide range of eateries.

Where to stay

Approximately 150 Cancun hotels are located along the Zona Hotelara, or “Hotel Zone.” You will be able to find luxury all-inclusive resorts and smaller inns throughout the area. Live Aqua is an adult-only resort that provides an entire sensory experience. To save money, consider staying in the downtown area. Although you will need to take a taxi to the beach, room rates are cheaper, and the hotels feel more intimate.

Special events

Thanks to the warm climate, Cancun hosts various events throughout the year. Carnival is a national tradition that celebrates the days leading to Ash Wednesday. There are parades and parties all around the area. On April 20, the residents of Cancun celebrate Cancun Day, the day when the city was founded. In November, the annual Festival Internacional del Caribe Mexicano is a one-month food festival that allows visitors to sample some of the finest area dishes.

Best time to visit

Peak travel season to Cancun is December to April. Crowds are thick, but the weather is ideal, and vacation packages are cheap. It is wise to avoid March, the time when spring break travelers are most prevalent. Summer is quite humid, and temperatures approach the 90s. However, room rates are extremely low. Fall is the least busy time in Cancun, as the weather can be stormy.

Recently booked Cancun hotels

Hotel Last booked Stars Price from
Nizuc Luxury Resort & Spa
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
21 minutes ago 5 stars $316
Villa Del Palmar Cancun Luxury Resort & Spa
Cancun - Playa Mujeres
27 minutes ago 4 stars $140
Temptation Resort and Spa - All Inclusive Adults Only
Cancun - Playa Mujeres
1 hour ago 4 stars $256
Iberostar Cancun - All inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
1 hour ago 4 stars $301
GR Solaris Cancun Resort and Spa- All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
1 hour ago 4 stars $239
Riu Cancun All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
1 hour ago 4 stars $251
Omni Cancun Hotel and Villas - All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
2 hours ago 4 stars $285
The Westin Resort & Spa, Cancun
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
2 hours ago 4 stars $89
Grand Park Royal Cancun Caribe & The Villas Cancun All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
3 hours ago 4 stars $220
ME Cancun - All Inclusive - Adults Oriented
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
3 hours ago 4 stars $370

Recently Rated Cancun Hotels

Hotel Reviews Stars Price from
Krystal Cancun Beachfront Resort
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
3.4 / 5
276 reviews
3 stars $104
Excellence Playa Mujeres Cancun Luxury Adults Only - All Inclusive
Cancun - Playa Mujeres
4.7 / 5
940 reviews
5 stars Choose dates
Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort All Inclusive
4.3 / 5
481 reviews
5 stars $407
Temptation Resort and Spa - All Inclusive Adults Only
Cancun - Playa Mujeres
4.0 / 5
1101 reviews
4 stars $256
RIU Palace Peninsula All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
4.5 / 5
243 reviews
5 stars $746
Omni Cancun Hotel and Villas - All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
4.2 / 5
543 reviews
4 stars $285
The Royal Caribbean
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
4.0 / 5
47 reviews
4 stars $95
Hyatt Zilara Cancun Adults Only - All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
4.7 / 5
19 reviews
4 stars $418
The Royal Islander - All Suites Resort
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
4.1 / 5
65 reviews
4 stars $95
Secrets The Vine Cancun - Adults Only Luxury All Inclusive
Cancun Shopping, Entertainment
4.6 / 5
183 reviews
5 stars $564

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Featured Cancun Hotels

From $242

1 Fiesta Americana Condesa Cancun - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.2 / 5 510 reviews

Boulevard Kukulcan Kilometer 16.5 Map

30% off per night!

Family friendly, all-inclusive Cancun beach resort with many amenitiesPosh yet family-friendly, this 502-room beachfront property spans three eight-story wings awash in peach, yellow and earth... More

Thanks for kindness of all staff
Excellent for kindness, Foods were very delicious.
Nov 8, 2014
From $222

2 Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Cancun Resort and Spa

5 stars
4.6 / 5 249 reviews

Boulevard Kukulcan Kilometer 9.5 Map

40% off per night!!

Grand Cancun resort in unparalleled location with top-tier amenitiesThe majestic Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach is a member of the prestigious Preferred Hotels® & Resorts.The... More

the best gateway weekend
We couldn 't ask for more , we had the most beautiful weekend ,the beach is like a pool , everything is so clean , the staff have the best service . We cannot wait to go back again !!
Oct 23, 2014

3 Excellence Playa Mujeres Cancun Luxury Adults Only - All Inclusive

5 stars
4.7 / 5 940 reviews

Playa Mujeres Map

20% Spa,Wine & flowers in room

Romantic beachfront resort with exclusive amenities near Cancun The contemporary Excellence Playa Mujeres is perched amid seven swimming pools on a picturesque white sand beach. The adults-only... More

Couples Trip
We had such an amazing time!! Location was tucked back behind everything and was very secure. Room cleanliness was good. There was 2 days where the room did not get cleaned or the mini-fridge was...
Nov 19, 2014
From $550

4 Live Aqua Cancun - All Inclusive Adults Only

5 stars
4.5 / 5 417 reviews

Blvd. Kukulkan 12.5 km Map

Special offer for limited time

Celeb-chef restaurants at exclusive beachfront getaway in Cancun The Live Aqua Cancun is a 371-room, nine-floor oasis on the Yucatan Peninsula. The resort has Mayan-inspired architecture... More

Worth every penny!
The staff at live aqua are the highlight of the hotel. ANYTHING you want- they are happy to help you. They are so friendly and helpful. The hotel was beautiful, as was the room. We upgraded when we...
Oct 16, 2014
From $407

5 Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort All Inclusive

5 stars
4.3 / 5 481 reviews

Carretera Cancun-Chetumal KM 340 Map

Exclusive Canadian Savings !

Posh Cancun resort along the Caribbean with Jacuzzi-outfitted roomsThe hotel is five miles from the airport and overlooks the Caribbean Sea. This luxurious property is punctuated by tropical... More

Very Good Getaway for 2
Stayed here for 6 days, 5 nights in May 2012. Rooms were good, but I have had better at some other all inclusive brands. However, the food was excellent, and the staff was also very attentive. Our...
Nov 19, 2014
From $256

6 Temptation Resort and Spa - All Inclusive Adults Only

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1101 reviews

Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 3.5 Zona Hotelera Map

40% off per night

Dare to go topless at Cancun resort for guests with ages 21 and overTemptation Resort and Spa lives up to its name at this adults-only getaway (guests must be at least 21 years old to check-in),... More

Awesome time!
My wife and I had a great time at Temptations. It's the perfect place for adults to let go and just have a good time. Everyone there is friendly and easy to get along with. There is no judgement or...
Nov 19, 2014
From $746

7 RIU Palace Peninsula All Inclusive

5 stars
4.5 / 5 243 reviews

Blvd Kukulcan KM 5.5 lte 6-C Map

Free Sunset Cruise, Riu Exchange&Adults Only Value

All-inclusive beachfront resort in CancunFeaturing deluxe beachfront accommodations amid tropical vegetation, RIU Palace Peninsula All Inclusive makes for an ideal haven for vacationers in the... More

Decent All-Inclusive Resort
I went on a vacation with my girlfriend and for the most part we were pleased with the resort. Pros: clean rooms, nice pools, staff was nice. Cons: food was very mediocre (even at the specialty...
Nov 19, 2014
From $285

8 Omni Cancun Hotel and Villas - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.2 / 5 543 reviews

Blvd..Kukulcan, L-48, Km. 16.5, M.53 Map

30% off per night!

Mayan-inspired, seaside resort in Cancun with villas and lagoon viewsThe Omni Cancun Hotel & Villas - All Inclusive is an elegant beachfront property flanked by tropical gardens. The hotel... More

We Can't Wait to go Back!
This resort is the absolute best! We have been to Cancun multiple times, trying out a new hotel each time. From now on, we will be returning to Omni as we have found a place where we have all we...
Nov 19, 2014
From $316

9 Nizuc Luxury Resort & Spa

5 stars
4.8 / 5 19 reviews

Blvd. Kukulcan Km 21 + 260, Lote 1 -01, Mza 59, Map

Bay Cruise,WiFi&Lapis Jewerly Gift

Luxury Cancun resort in a quiet, beachfront settingWith sophisticated suites and private villas spread around 29 acres of picturesque grounds and beachfront location, Nizuc Resort & Spa offers... More

Needed R&R
The location just off the hotel strip provided the privacy and peaceful environment I needed to relax. The food is incredible but a little too pricey for my everyday budget. I learned there is a...
Nov 17, 2014
From $139

10 Marriott CasaMagna Resort Cancun

4 stars
4.3 / 5 265 reviews

Kukulcan Boulevard L.41 Map

Rate includes breakfast

Action-packed family resort in Cancun with beachfront setting The six-story, U-shaped Marriott CasaMagna Resort Cancun welcomes families with a supervised club for children and complimentary... More

Great Visit, Great Property, Gotta' Dodge the Time-Share Sales Folks, Though!
Excellent service and comfort as we have come to expect from the Marriott properties...consistent look and feel across the globe, whether Singapore, Bogota, NYC, or Moscow. Only issue that was...
Nov 17, 2014
From $95

11 The Royal Caribbean

4 stars
4.0 / 5 47 reviews

Kukulcan Blvd. Kilometer 17 Map

Free Sunset Cruise,Pay 1 enjoy 3 Resort&Free Wi Fi

A holiday haven in Cancun for beach goersThe Royal Caribbean is a beachside resort with fully furnished villas that caters to summer travelers, beach lovers and vacationers seeking for a vibrant... More

good location, bad service
we stayed for 6 days and for 3 days nobody went to clean the room, super expensive if you don't go with an all inclusive plan, location is very good, beach in that part of hotel zone is amazing,...
Nov 19, 2014
From $442

12 NEW! Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Adults Only Luxury Resort - All Inclusive

5 stars
Not yet reviewed

Playa Mujeres Map

Grand Opening Sale - 45% off

Only 35 minutes from the Cancun International Airport. Resort is located in beautiful Playa Mujeres, complete with famous white sandy beaches and stunning ocean views in a privileged gated... More

From $301

13 Iberostar Cancun - All inclusive

4 stars
4.1 / 5 78 reviews

Boulevard Kukulcan, Km. 17 Map

25% off per night

Beachfront hotel in Cancun with private golf courseIberostar Cancun - All inclusive invites travelers and beach holidaymakers to luxurious beachfront accommodations while in a beach vacation in the... More

Travel to Cancun with family
As an all-inclusive property, I would say this hotel is awesome. Perfect location right on the beach and very friendly staff. However, I don't think I like the food in most of its restaurant, which...
Oct 17, 2014
From $68

14 NYX Hotel Cancun

3 stars
3.5 / 5 131 reviews

Blvd Kukulcan KM 11 5 Zona Hotelera Map

Book early and save more

Oceanfront resort with optional kitchenette rooms near Cancun shoppingNYX Hotel Cancun is on a 14-mile stretch of white sand beach amid the happening hotel zone. The resort is in close... More

its a 3 star hotel
Excellent location, huge rooms, fantastic beach. Its an older property (however, they are remodeling) Fantastic hotel for the money. just keep in mind, some of the towers do not have elevators and...
Nov 15, 2014
From $117

15 Emporio Hotel & Suites Cancun

3 stars
3.8 / 5 21 reviews

Blvd. Kukulcan, Retorno Gucumatz, Km. 17, Lote 49, Segunda Etapa, Zona Hotelera Map

15% OFF Dinners + FREE Parking and WiFi

Family-friendly beachfront property in Cancun, MexicoAn array of business, recreational and dining experience awaits holidaymakers at the beachfront and family-friendly property of Emporio Family... More

Beautiful Getaway
Very nice hotel did not care for the waiters in the dining area they expected a big tip when they didn't come by and ask if you needed something or how the food was.
Oct 14, 2014
From $564

16 Secrets The Vine Cancun - Adults Only Luxury All Inclusive

5 stars
4.6 / 5 183 reviews

Blvd. Kukulcan Km 14.5 Retorno del Rey Lote 38 + 38b Map

Unlimited Calls, Wi Fi, Green Fee & Sunset Cruise

All-inclusive property with luxurious accommodations and eye-catching sea viewsSecrets The Vine Cancun - Adults Only Luxury All Inclusive is a beachfront resort that caters to adults-only... More

It was a wonderful stay for 3 nights and 4 days. Frienly staff, great location, and no complaints.
Nov 18, 2014
From $418

17 Hyatt Zilara Cancun Adults Only - All Inclusive

4 stars
4.7 / 5 19 reviews

Boulevard Kukulcan Km 11.5 Map

FREE Bay Cruise,WiFi,Unlimited calls&1Dolphin Swim

Adults-only all-suites resort with business and leisure facilities in CancunCorporate and leisure travelers in the scenic Cancun book a stay at the stylish all-suites retreat of Hyatt Zilara Cancun... More

Great Honeymoon
Great Hotel, minor problems with our rooms have been perfectly solved, great restaurants and food. Amazing service in the restaurants.
Nov 19, 2014
From $89

18 Beachscape Kin Ha Villas and Suites

3 stars
3.9 / 5 173 reviews


FREE Sunset Cruise, FREE Kids up to 12 ,FREE WiFi

Suites and villas along an expansive beach on the Caribbean Sea The family-friendly Beachscape Kin Ha Villas & Suites is located on a prime stretch of beach along the Caribbean Sea. The... More

For the price the place is ok for a quick getaway.
Aug 20, 2014
From $620

19 Le Blanc Luxury Spa Resort Adults Only All Inclusive

5 stars
4.8 / 5 251 reviews

Boulevard Kukulcan KM 10 Map

Exclusive European Savings

Jacuzzi suites and Cancun beachfront opulence at this adult playgroundThe five-acre Le Blanc Spa Resort is located along the Caribbean Sea within a 10-minute walk of Cancun shopping and... More

Fantastic couple getaway
We loved the service we received at the Le Blanc. From the moment we arrived we received exceptional service. The food was very good, enjoyed the asian restaurant the best. The cabanas were an...
Jun 22, 2014
From $60

20 Cancun Bay Resort

2 stars
2.1 / 5 9 reviews

Blvd Kukulcan Km 3.5 Hotel Zone Map

Save 30% per night

Modern resort with pools set close to beaches, shops and attractionsSituated close to Mujeres Bay, restaurants, shops and entertainment destinations, Cancun Bay Resort makes for an ideal retreat... More

Convenient location
The hotel was very clean and the rooms were spacious. The staff was attentive. Good location on the hotel zone.
Aug 14, 2014